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In The News

10/15/2014

CSE's Liming Dai shares his research in synthesis, chemical modification and device fabrication of conjugated polymers and carbon nanomaterials for energy-related and biomedical applications. 

10/15/2014

CWRU scientists have fit a prosthetic hand with electrical sensors to allow the wearer to 'feel.'

10/13/2014

CWRU researchers are on a mission to restore the sense of touch for people who have had an amputation.

10/13/2014

CWRU scientists have reported massive advances in bionic hands, which have restored a sense of touch in two patients.

10/11/2014

CWRU researchers have developed a life-like new prosthetic hand that lets amputees feel texture.

10/11/2014

3-D printing is transforming everything from medicine to manufacturing; CWRU's James McGuffin-Cawley comments on 3-D printing on college campuses, and CWRU's innovation center think[box].

10/10/2014

Artificial limbs and their wearers achieve more sensitive communication, thanks to engineering advances including BME's Dustin Tyler's work. 

10/10/2014

Scientists are moving closer to an artificial hand that can feel: CWRU researchers have implanted electrodes that allow amputees to tell by touch how gently to grasp.

10/10/2014

A team of CWRU researchers has created a prosthetic hand capable of feeling different textures. 

10/09/2014

BME's Dustin Tyler connected electrodes to nerves in a man's forearm that were stimulated when someone placed something in his bionic hand—allowing the patient to tell when he was touching something without having to see it.